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Speaking Sustainably Film Series, Battleground Everglades
Wednesday, February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
As part of the Speaking Sustainably Film Series, South Florida PBS (WPBT2 – WXEL) and the Deering Estate invite you to a complimentary reception and screening of the Battleground Everglades, on February 26th at 6:30pm at the Deering Estate Visitor Center Theater. Reception begins at 6:30pm with light snacks and beverages. The screening will begin at 7:00pm. Following the screening guests can participate in a Q&A with host, Charles J. Kropke, experts and the production crew.
Episode description: Battleground Everglades explores the struggle to save one of the world’s most revered wetlands: Florida’s Everglades. Devastated by a century of drainage and development, the entire Everglades watershed is suffering from man-made pollution, habitat destruction and species decline. Many of these challenges are also facing other wetlands and waterways across the nation.
Event is FREE and open to the public; RSVP required via Eventbrite.com.
About South Florida PBS
South Florida PBS, Florida’s largest public media company, includes Public Broadcasting stations WXEL-TV, serving the Palm Beaches; WPBT2, serving Miami-Dade and Broward counties; and the Health Channel. South Florida PBS connects organizations and institutions across our region and preserves South Florida’s history. Leading the way in this global society, South Florida PBS serves diverse communities from Key West to the Sebastian Inlet and from the Atlantic Ocean west to Lake Okeechobee. South Florida PBS is committed to creating and presenting unique arts, education and cultural heritage programming, while serving as a model for telling unique local stories across a variety of digital media platforms.